Fracture functions. An improved description of inclusive hard processes in QCD

  • Trentadue L
  • Veneziano G
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Abstract

We propose to describe semi-inclusive hard processes in perturbative QCD by means of "fracture" functions, hybrids between structure and fragmentation functions. We argue that fracture functions factorize correctly and evolve in Q2in a predictable way. As an application, we discuss how information on fracture functions obtained at HERA can be used to compute inclusive processes at future hadron colliders. © 1994.

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  • L. Trentadue

  • G. Veneziano

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